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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of adlect.

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Examples

  • At this time it held a thousand men, who were either admitted through election as quaestors, or adlected by the censors, or by the Triumvirs.

    Antony and Cleopatra

  • Later, when they were adlected by the censors, they were considered as conscripted.

    Antony and Cleopatra

  • At this time it held a thousand men, who were either admitted through election as quaestors, or adlected by the censors, or by the Triumvirs.

    Antony and Cleopatra

  • Later, when they were adlected by the censors, they were considered as conscripted.

    Antony and Cleopatra

  • The exile in the House of the Vestals must be a temporary thing; a Vestal was adlected at six or seven years of age, and had to maintain her virginity for the thirty years of her service, for her virginity represented Rome’s luck.

    Antony and Cleopatra

  • The exile in the House of the Vestals must be a temporary thing; a Vestal was adlected at six or seven years of age, and had to maintain her virginity for the thirty years of her service, for her virginity represented Rome’s luck.

    Antony and Cleopatra

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